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Sumi Sevilla Haru, pioneer Fil-Am actress, unionist, 1939-2014

Sumi Sevilla Haru IMDB PHOTO

Filipino American actress and labor leader Sumi Sevilla Haru, 75, who fought for better roles for Asian American performers and was a prominent civil rights activist, died on October 16.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Maryknoll nun, who worked in PH for 21 years, dies at 107

Sister Marge Kulage visiting prisoners in Baguio MARYKNOLL PHOTO

Sister Margaret Frances Kulage, MM, the eldest Maryknoll Sister, who served primarily in Hawaii and the Philippines, died August 28 at Maryknoll Sisters Home Care IV. She was 107 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 85 years.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

‘Uncle Al’ Mendoza, Fil-Am community advocate, 1936-2014

Alfred Mendoza (third from right) and wife, Candy (left) SIPA PHOTO

Alfred Mendoza, Jr., passed away surrounded by loved ones on August 21, 2014 in Brea, California, after losing his valiant battle with lung cancer. He was 78.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »


The journey of Pio Candelaria

Pio Candelario in Bayani

Pio Candelaria was known as a very private person.

Posted: August 26th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Fil-Am broadcaster Robert Henry dies in Vegas


Robert Henry, radio host of the “East-West Show” passed away last Friday, March 14. His show aired live from Las Vegas every Thursday at 1 to 2 p.m.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »